spencer paxson checks in from the national champs

It’s been awhile since I’ve earned one of these! After three consecutive years taking the 7th place spot at the Elite National Championships, I finally achieved the coveted Top-5 finish on “the Big Day” for American cross country mountain biking. This year I set a new career-best – two top-5 finishes – 4th in the Elite Men’s Cross Country, and 5th in the Elite Men’s Short Track. I’ve been striving for this accomplishment for a long time, like nurturing and aging a fine wine, and finally cracking it open tastes soooooo good! Read More